A quick reminder… Advanced Arrangements networking event 6th October

Chapman Lily Planning are pleased to be attending the ‘Ask the Expert Drop in Evening’ being organised by Advanced Arrangements on the 6th October from 4:30pm to 7:00pm at The Cow, Ashley Cross. The event is an opportunity to network, ask questions and seek guidance on Finance, Planning, Tax Accounting and Legal matters. For more Read more about A quick reminder… Advanced Arrangements networking event 6th October[…]

West Dorset, Weymouth and Portland Five-year housing land supply

A recent report from West Dorset, Weymouth and Portland Councils has found a shortfall in the Council’s five-year housing land supply.  The Councils have calculated that for the period 2016-2021 a supply of 6,240 dwellings is required across the joint local plan area (the area covering West Dorset, Weymouth and Portland). The total number of Read more about West Dorset, Weymouth and Portland Five-year housing land supply[…]

Christchurch and East Dorset Local Plan Review

As we announced in our news item from 19th September (http://www.clplanning.co.uk/?p=325) Christchurch and East Dorset Councils will be undertaking a review of their joint Local Plan. The Councils have now begun the first stage of the review inviting comments and suggestions on matters that should be included in the Local Plan. The Councils are also Read more about Christchurch and East Dorset Local Plan Review[…]

New manufacturing base in Bournemouth for Mar-Key Group

Chapman Lily Planning is proud to have helped Mar-Key Group establish a new manufacturing base in Bournemouth.  The company design and fabricate bespoke temporary structures and buildings – if you’ve ever attended a boat show, airshow, the Americas Cup, Royal Ascot, Chelsea or Goodwood the chances are you’ve already enjoyed their hospitality! As well as Read more about New manufacturing base in Bournemouth for Mar-Key Group[…]

Christchurch and East Dorset Councils – Local Plan Review

Following the approval of a report to Elected Members Christchurch and East Dorset Councils will be undertaking a review of their joint Local Plan. We are expecting an announcement on the timeframe of the review, including a call for sites, by the end of September. We will provide a further update when the timeframe for Read more about Christchurch and East Dorset Councils – Local Plan Review[…]

Christchurch and East Dorset Councils – Implementation of CIL

‘The Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) requires new development to make a payment towards the cost of strategic infrastructure – such as roads, parks and schools.  It is calculated on a per sqm basis’ Christchurch and East Dorset Council’s have adopted their charging schedule, but they don’t take effect until 3rd January 2017.  Planning applications and Read more about Christchurch and East Dorset Councils – Implementation of CIL[…]

Neighbourhood Planning Bill, North Dorset Call for Sites and ‘Ask the Expert’ networking event

Neighbourhood Planning Bill – including the use of pre-commencement conditions On Wednesday the Neighbourhood Planning Bill was presented to Parliament and the Government launched a consultation on the implementation of its provisions that relate to neighbourhood planning. The Bill aims to both speed up and strengthen how neighbourhood plans can be revised to adapt to Read more about Neighbourhood Planning Bill, North Dorset Call for Sites and ‘Ask the Expert’ networking event[…]